10-03-200810-04-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2426Boston
October 3, 2008 04:00 PMCalender
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Faberge Emerald Crystal, Silver, Enamel, Carnelian and Stone-set Seal

$94,800$80,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2426Location: BostonDate / Time: October 03, 2008 4:00PM

Description:

Faberge Emerald Crystal, Silver, Enamel, Carnelian and Stone-set Seal, St. Petersburg, c. 1890, with mark of workmaster Michael Perchin, the cylindrical emerald crystal set into pearl-colored basse taille enameled base, accented with sinuous Art Nouveau silver water lily tendrils, and a lily flower set with a small cabochon red stone, and six rose-cut diamond melee, base with carved carnelian seal for G.G. Kuznetsov, lg. 2 7/8, wd. 1 7/8, dp. 1 1/2 in.
Estimate $40,000-50,000

88. good, with minor age wear/wear to surface of silver. natural flaws/lines to stone. light scratched mark 1779.

Keywords

St. Petersburg, Michael Perchin, Faberge